[xubuntu-users] How many xubuntu users?

Albert Wagner albertwagner at cox.net
Tue May 3 11:55:11 UTC 2011


On 05/02/2011 11:30 PM, Elizabeth Krumbach wrote:
> On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 7:51 PM, Albert Wagner<albertwagner at cox.net>  wrote:
>> How do I modify the installed menu?  Many apps are visible in the MainMenu
>> app that do not show up in the Xfce menu.
> What version of Xubuntu are you running? Until 11.04 the editing of
> menus was a bit tricky (Xfce 4.6 didn't have a menu editor). With
> 11.04 you can now use the regular menu editor for Gnome, we've been
Thank you, Elizabeth.  I have 11.04 installed.  I also installed 
MainMenu(Alacarte) using Synaptics.  Yet, many apps that are checked in 
the MainMenu app do not show up in the Xfce menu.
> recommending "alacarte"
>
>>   It also appears to be a very
>> austere installation of Xfce with absolutely no installed gnome apps.
> Xubuntu ships with lighter weight applications than standard Ubuntu.
> If you want to install Gnome apps just install the ones you want from
> the software center.
I expected Xubuntu to be very similar to Ubuntu, differing only in the 
desktop.




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